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Adobo Rubbed Thanksgiving Turkey

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“This is the way turkey is prepared in Puerto Rico, where it is seasoned the same way a pork shoulder is. It is called "pavochon", which translates literally as "turkeypork", due to its distinctive flavor. It is also served during the Holidays as an alternative to pork.”
6hrs 30mins
12 people

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. 1 Grind the peppercorns, mix all ingredients.
  2. 2 Rub over turkey.
  3. 3 Place on big container, covered or large freezer bag, place in the refrigerator, and marinate overnight.
  4. 4 Pre heat oven to 400 degrees.
  5. 5 Place turkey in the oven and cook at 400 degrees for the first half hour, then bring temperature down to 325 degrees, and cook 30 min for each pound.

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